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Dissolve Subassembly in a BOM Table Example (C#)

This example shows how to dissolve and restore a subassembly in a BOM table.

//-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Open install_dir\samples\tutorial\assemblyvisualize\food_processor.sldasm.
// 2. Select File > Make Drawing from Assembly.
// 3. Click OK.
// 4. Drag one or more views onto the drawing.
// 5. Ensure that the specified template exists.

//
// Postconditions:
// 1. Inserts an indented BOM table in the drawing.
// 2. Dissolves the blade shaft subassembly.
//
3. After the macro stops, press F5 to restore the blade
//    shaft subassembly.

//
// NOTE: Because this document is used by a SOLIDWORKS
// online tutorial, do not save any changes when
// closing it.
//-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
using Microsoft.VisualBasic;
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
namespace DissolveBOMItem_CSharp.csproj
{
    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {

        
ModelDoc2 Part;
        
ModelDocExtension swModelDocExt;
        
DrawingDoc swDrawing;
        
View swView;
        
bool boolstatus;
        
BomTableAnnotation swBOMAnnotation;
        
int AnchorType;
        
int BomType;
        
string Configuration;

        
string TableTemplate;

        
public void Main()
        {
            Part = (
ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
            swDrawing = (
DrawingDoc)Part;
            swModelDocExt = Part.Extension;
            boolstatus = swDrawing.ActivateView(
"Drawing View1");
            swView = (
View)swDrawing.ActiveDrawingView;

            AnchorType = (
int)swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopLeft;
            BomType = (
int)swBomType_e.swBomType_Indented;
            TableTemplate =
"C:\\Program Files\\SOLIDWORKS Corp\\SOLIDWORKS\\lang\\english\\bom-standard.sldbomtbt";
            Configuration =
"";
            swBOMAnnotation = swView.InsertBomTable4(
false, 0.4, 0.3, AnchorType, BomType, Configuration, TableTemplate, false, (int)swNumberingType_e.swNumberingType_Detailed, true);

            
//Dissolve blade shaft subassembly
            boolstatus = swBOMAnnotation.Dissolve(8);
           
System.Diagnostics.Debugger.Break();
           
//Restore blade shaft subassembly
            boolstatus = swBOMAnnotation.RestoreRestructuredComponents(0);

        }

        
public SldWorks swApp;

    }


}

 



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